A Short Film Screening and Q&A session with the Directors: Samiha Khelifa and Hasan Ramazan Yılmaz
The film, Ponytail, concentrates on Grace, a successful businesswoman, who is on a voyage to find release from the pain in her heart after the sudden death of her elderly mother. Her internal conflict stems from the regret of neglecting her mother in her final years.
Samiha Khelifa completed her BA degrees in English and French languages. She taught Arabic Language and Literature at Marmara University. She holds an MA degree in Directing. Khelifa wrote 2 novels. Her screenplay INDAMA ATAMARADO EL-AKHLAK won Best Scrip award in FENNEC D’OR, Algeria and afterward was shot as a TV series in 30 episodes.
Hasan Ramazan Yılmaz was graduated from Istanbul University Faculty of Communication and a Ph.D. candidate in cinema at the same school. Yilmaz worked as a research assistant at Istanbul Commerce University Visual Communication Department. He holds an MA degree in Cinematography.
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